Restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Tulum

Hartwood

Assuming you can get in (and you won't without a reservation), this sweet 'n' simple nouveau cuisine restaurant down on the beach road will definitely impress. Ingredients are fresh and local, flavors and techniques…
Top Choice Fusion in Cancun Centro

La Habichuela

This elegant restaurant has a lovely courtyard dining area, just off Parque de las Palapas. The specialty is the cocobichuela (shrimp and lobster in curry sauce served inside a coconut with tropical fruit, M$545), b…
Top Choice Italian in Tulum

Posada Margherita

This hotel’s beachside restaurant is candlelit at night, making it a beautiful, romantic place to dine. The fantastic food, including pasta, is made fresh daily and consists mostly of organic ingredients. The wines …
Top Choice Fusion in Isla Mujeres

Lola Valentina

Overlooking the quieter north side of the restaurant strip, Lola does excellent Mexican fusion with dishes along the line of Thai-style shrimp tacos (M$175). Also on the menu are several vegan, gluten-free items, an…
Top Choice Steak in Zona Hotelera

Harry’s

Stunning, renowned Harry’s serves house-aged steaks, plus super-fresh fish and a famous cotton candy treat. The architecture’s impressive too, with indoor waterfalls, plenty of decking over the lagoon and two bars –…
Top Choice French in Isla Holbox

Le Jardin

Very tasty French pastries and morning breakfast selections make this a welcome spot if you're craving something other than Mexican morning food. Coffee is delicious as well, and the plumeria and butterfly bordered,…
Top Choice Italian in Isla Cozumel

Guido's Restaurant

Drawing on recipes from her father, Guido, chef Yvonne Villiger has created a menu ranging from wood-fired pizzas and homemade pastas to prosciutto-wrapped scallops. To accompany the meal, order a pitcher of sangria…
Top Choice Breakfast in Tulum

Azafran

A great little German-owned breakfast spot in a shady rear garden, the favorite dish is the 'hangover breakfast,' a hearty portion of homemade sausage, mashed potatoes, eggs, rye toast and bacon – you might even hav…
Top Choice Breakfast in Isla Mujeres

Mango Café

See the south side of town and drop by Mango Café for some self-serve coffee and a hearty Caribbean-inspired breakfast. The hot items here are coconut French toast (M$100) and eggs Benedict in a curry hollandaise sa…
Top Choice Vegan in Laguna Bacalar

Mango y Chile

Bacalar's first and only all-vegan dining option, Mango y Chile has a beautiful large deck overlooking the fort and the lagoon, and friendly service. Vegans will rejoice that there's a spot here to dine at worry-fre…